Hospitality from True Womanhood, 1894
From True Womanhood, Rev. Bernard O’Reilly Let each one inquire in the Church for the poor and the stranger; and when he meets them, let him invite them to his house; for with the poor…
Shopping with Mother to Tootles the Taxi: 100 years of beautiful Ladybird book designs – in pictures
Britain has been in love with Ladybird books for a whole century. Take a trip back to simpler times with these classic midcentury illustrations
"Save What You Have" Book 1944
Awesome wartime book about being frugal in one's household - "save what you have, use what you have". Excellent illustrations! Copyright 1944 Whitman Publishing Company, written by Ruth Morton, illustrated by Hedwig Jo Meixner.
My Little Vintage World
Welcome to my little world of all things vintage.Side blog to my Classic Hollywood blog classic-hollywood-glam. Enjoy! (I do not own any of the pictures posted unless otherwise stated. If I've used one of your pictures contact me for credit or to...
Marmont Hill - Handmade After Party Clean-up Prins Painting Print on Canvas
Brighten up your living space with this vibrant vintage print, which has been professionally hand-stretched to ensure quality and gallery-wrapped for a seamless look. This piece arrives ready to hang for your convenience and is made of durable, high-quality canvas for incredible durability.
Be a Better Housewife With These Cookie Recipes - Awful Library Books
Home Baking Made Easy For Beginners and Experts Lever Brothers 1953 This small cookbook is a delightful homage to the 1950s. Note the fashionable matching aprons on the cover. This is more pamphlet than book and was probably a give-a-way
1950's Cleaning Schedule - Retro Housewife Goes Green
Want to clean like a 1950's housewife? Try this 1950's cleaning schedule. Your home will be spotless but you may be a bit exhausted!